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Undersized winger with great speed and a nose for the net.


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April 2022 – Ellis signed on with the Leafs following his junior season at Notre Dame in which he registered career-highs in games played, goals, assists, and points. After scoring five goals and 11 assists in 24 games as a sophomore, he broke out for 16 goals and 12 assists over 39 games in 2021-22. Ellis’ two-year entry level contract with the Leafs begins in 2022-23 and he will join the Marlies on a professional tryout agreement to wrap up the 2021-22 season.

Ellis lacks size and strength but he has great speed and a willingness to compete in the tough areas. He has a good sense of timing in the offensive zone, pouncing on pucks in space and positioning himself around the front of the net to battle for rebounds. His shot is ave